Graduation round-up: Friday, December 13

Graduate Susan McAleney and her daughter Belle.Click on the links below to read more about some of the students who graduated from Robert Gordon University (RGU) at Aberdeen Music Hall on Friday, December 13, 2013.

Honorary degree

RGU honours energy industry leader

Sam Laidlaw, Chief Executive of Centrica, was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Business Administration (Hon DBA).


Moray man celebrates engineering degree

John Milne juggled a 100 mile round commute, full-time job and a family while studying at RGU.  

Helping hands play crucial role in nursing Susan’s success

Susan McAleney paid tribute to the friends and neighbours who rallied round to help her complete her university studies. 

Caring school friends complete nursing degrees

John Milne with his family at Aberdeen Music Hall.Best friends Christie Birrell and Gary Liebnitz graduated with nursing degrees on the same day.

Ailsa completes family hat-trick of nurses

RGU graduate Ailsa Kerr will become the third generation of her family to become a nurse.

Graduation caps triple celebration for Donna

Donna March turned 30 on the same day she graduated with a Bachelor of Nursing degree.

Double delight for Fyvie graduate

Gillian Clark is celebrating after bagging a Masters degree with distinction and an industry prize for her academic performance.

Graduation articles by RGU Communications Officers Jenny Rush and Ross Anderson